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This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (São Paulo) to NE. & N. Central Argentina.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Verbenaceae, H. Huber, F. N. Hepper & R. D. Meikle. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A creeping herb
Morphology Leaves
Very dissected leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
White or violet flowers.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Paraguay, Uruguay

Introduced into:

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, Florida, Georgia, Honduras, Louisiana, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mississippi, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Verbena tenera Spreng. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000470522
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000470523
Jan 1, 1983 Carvalho, A.M. [977], Bahia Glandularia tenera K000013842

First published in Syst. Veg., 2: 750 (1825)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Glandularia tenera.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Hedberg, I., Kelbessa, E., Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Persson, E. (eds.) (2006). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 5: 1-690. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • O'Leary, N. & Thode, V. (2016). The genus Glandularia (Verbenaceae) in Brazil Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 101: 699-749.
  • Peralta, P.F. & Múlgura, M.E. (2011). El género Glandularia (Verbenaceae) en Argentina Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 98: 358-412.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0